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Trump Signed 96 Laws In 2017. Here Is What They Do And How They Measure Up

<b>Updated at 11:02 p.m. ET</b><p>When President Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax cut bill on Friday at the White House, he made a bold claim — that his "legislative approvals" were off the charts. "No. 1 in the history of our country," he said, citing 88 as the number of bills he had signed into law.<p>The …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Pain

This Tool Can Help You Disappear from the Internet

Between election bile, fake news, and just plain exhaustion, we may be entering a down cycle for social media. If you’re interested in downsizing …

Michigan Prosecutors Defy the Supreme Court

Why are Michigan’s prosecutors ignoring the Supreme Court?<p>Across the state, they are flouting the justices’ clear message in two recent decisions. The first ruling, in 2012, banned mandatory life-without-parole sentences for juveniles in homicide cases. While the court did not prohibit …

How to Plan a $1 Million Retirement on a Minimum-Wage Salary | Investopedia

A couple of summers ago the online news brought the wonderful story of a Brattleboro, Vt., janitor and gas-station attendant named Ronald Read, who …

See De La Soul Document New LP's Creation in 'We're Still Here (Now)'

To celebrate the release of De La Soul's long-awaited, crowd-funded LP <i>And the Anonymous Nobody</i> on Friday , the hip-hop legends premiered their …

Rap & Hip-Hop

'We the Prisoners': The Demise of the Fourth Amendment

"Our carceral state banishes American citizens to a gray wasteland far beyond the promises and protections the government grants its other citizens... When the doors finally close and one finds oneself facing banishment to the carceral state--the years, the walls, the rules, the guards, the …

The Breakfast You Should Be Eating To Lose Weight

Add these foods to the morning menu to shed some pounds<p><b>Question:</b> What are the best foods to eat in the morning for weight loss? —<i>Dylan Maehrlein</i><p>One word: Protein. A slew of research shows that a high-protein breakfast, like eggs and bacon, trumps high-carb eats such as cereal. In addition to …

9 Ways to Quit Sugar for Good

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We Must Fix This Major Glitch in Constitutional Law Immediately

Here's a dirty little secret, straight from a former public defender to you: neither prosecutors nor criminal defense attorneys know the definition of an "arrest," and American case law is specifically designed to ensure this ambiguity. So neither a prosecutor nor a defense attorney can tell you …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

9 Weird Things Dehydration Does to Your Body

<i>By Sarah Klein, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images)</i><p>I am convinced Bikram yoga would kill me. I'm just too sweaty.<p>I can produce a puddle of sweat under a spin bike that a small child could swim in. I don't wear gray. I was poked and prodded by doctors who thought there could be an underlying …

It's All Part of Capitalism: How Philanthropy Perpetuates Inequality

(Image: Jared Rodriguez / Truthout)<b>Pro Bono?, Mikkel Thorup, Zero Books, 2015</b><p>Danish historian Mikkel Thorup's latest book skewers philanthropic …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Entertainment<p><i>GQ</i>’s Caity Weaver goes whale watching with the star of <i>Girls Trip</i>.<p>By Caity Weaver1 day agoView More<p>News and Politics<p>Faked photos, Nazi …

The 4 Qualities Of A Conscious Relationship

We are approaching a period of time when relationships are ready to go through a major redesign. The current paradigm isn’t working. <i>People are</i> …

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8 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds

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Here are all the big issues reportedly holding up the Iran nuclear agreement

After a marathon negotiating session in Vienna, the sides have drawn up a document with five annexes, according to Reuters.<p>Russian officials said on Thursday that they expected to complete a deal within "hours." Reuters reports that the text of the deal is 96% complete.<p>A deal would have to be …

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